Edmonton Skates Past St. Louis 2-1 - Recap
|Edmonton Skates Past St. Louis 2-1 - Recap|
The Oilers earned a 2-1 victory over the Blues on Saturday at Rexall Place.
Edmonton won as a +130 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Edmonton got goals from Ryan Jones and Taylor Hall in the victory. Jones opened the scoring at 2:32 of the third period.
Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 31 of 32 St. Louis shots in the victory.
St. Louis got a goal from Eric Brewer in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jaroslav Halak stopped 24 of 26 shots for the Blues, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Edmonton went 0-for-1, while the Blues were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 32-26.
Edmonton looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ducks. The Blues will aim to get back on the winning track at Vancouver.